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A library for communicating between Ladybug Tools core libraries and Rhinoceros CAD.

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A library for communicating between Ladybug Tools core libraries and Rhinoceros CAD.

This library is used by both the Grasshopper and Rhino plugins to communicate with the ladybug core Python library. Note that this library has dependencies on Rhino SDK and Grasshopper SDK. It is NOT intended to be run with cPython with the exception of running the CLI.


pip install -U ladybug-rhino

If you want to also include the command line interface try:

pip install -U ladybug-rhino[cli]

To check if Ladybug Rhino command line is installed correctly try ladybug-rhino viz and you should get a viiiiiiiiiiiiizzzzzzzzz! back in response!

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Local Development

  1. Clone this repo locally
git clone

# or

git clone
  1. Install dependencies
cd ladybug-rhino
pip install -r dev-requirements.txt
pip install -r requirements.txt
pip install pythonnet
pip install rhinoinside
  1. Generate Documentation
sphinx-apidoc -f -e -d 4 -o ./docs ./ladybug_rhino
sphinx-build -b html ./docs ./docs/_build/docs

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